Woyome’s Verdict Attorney-General To Appeal Woyome’s Judgment

The AG has stated that it will keep fighting till it retrieves all monies from Alfred Woyome.

  • Published:
play Marietta-Brew-Appiah-Oppong
24/7 Live - Subscribe to the Pulse Newsletter!

The state has indicated it will appeal the acquittal and discharge of businessman Alfred Agbesi Woyome.

"We disagree completely with the judgement of the court,” the Attorney-General and Minister of Justice, Mrs Marietta Brew Appiah-Opong said in an interview with Graphiconline.

“We are applying for a copy of the judgement, study it carefully and appeal accordingly,” Mrs Appiah-Opong noted.

One of her predecessors, Mrs Betty Mould-Iddrisu, in 2010 advised that Woyome be paid the amount.

According to the court, the state’s criticism of Mrs Mould-Iddrisu was “misplaced,” because she (Mrs Mould-Iddrisu) acted on advice from lawyers from the Ministry of Finance, the Attorney-General’s department and other consultants.

Woyome was Thursday morning acquitted and discharged by the High Court on two counts of defrauding by false pretence and causing financial loss to the state.

Do you ever witness news or have a story that should be featured on Pulse Ghana?
Submit your stories, pictures and videos to us now via WhatsApp: +233547385856, Social Media @pulseghana: #PulseEyewitness & DM or Email: eyewitness@pulse.com.gh.

Recommended Articles

Recommended Videos





Top Articles

1 Charlotte Osei EC chair to sue petitioners for defamationbullet
2 Western Region Pastor arrested for duping over 4,000 people in...bullet
3 In Accra Leader of fraud, car robbery gang grabbedbullet
4 Charlotte Osei EC boss summoned to Parliamentbullet
5 Volta Breakaway Case Court frees secession movement leadersbullet
6 Major Mahama Mother receives master’s degree certificate on...bullet
7 Electoral Commission Workers petition Nana Addo to remove...bullet
8 Illegal Mining 10 Chinese arrested over galamseybullet
9 Meet the Press I am not bothered by Kennedy Agyapong's...bullet
10 Ghana's President Akufo-Addo leaves for Cote d’Ivoire,...bullet

Top Videos

1 WATCH Kennedy Agyapong dances wildly to hip hop song in hilarious videobullet
2 Prophecy Hundreds will die in floods in 2017 – Prophet revealsbullet
3 Lynched Soldier Listen to the man who hit Capt. Mahama's head with a...bullet
4 Watch Adwoa Safo claims credit for Mahama's projectbullet
5 Capt. Mahama's Death The account of this 10-year-old will leave...bullet
6 Meet "The Beast" President Obama's Cadillac that's more tank...bullet
7 Video Four suspects arrested for Captain Mahama's deathbullet
8 Ghana@60 Agya Koo embarrassed Ghana at Independence Day -...bullet
9 Video Police officer attacked at Flagstaff Housebullet
10 Watch Stop taking collection in churches -TB Joshua to...bullet

News